Candace L. Pittman
As Business Administrator, Candace Pittman provides administrative support to the Place team through developing, monitoring, and reporting of project accounts. While maintaining the accounts payable and receivables processing, she also assists with the onboarding of staff, interns, project vendors, and subcontractors. Having held positions in academics and business, her comprehensive office experience has equipped her with a multitude of business skills and has provided her with the ability to make necessary adjustments to meet deadlines and successfully coordinate day to day business practices at Place.
Prior to joining Place, Candace worked at Texas A&M University, where she provided staff support and coordinating of business and academic activities. Her responsibilities encompassed; undergraduate and graduate on-boarding, faculty new hires, assisting the management of department accounts and unit budget, managing personnel functions, and program coordinating of specialized activities including; conferences, workshops, department events, graduate recruiting, and orientations.
With a strong passion for the arts, Candace attended KD Conservatory College of Film and Dramatic Arts, obtaining an Associate of Arts in Film and Dramatic Arts: Acting. Candace feels participation in performing arts is therapeutic, can develop reasoning, enhance creative thinking, as well as one’s sense of purpose. She truly appreciates theater and believes it can be utilized as a simple, yet compelling method for making momentous change. In her off-time Candace can be found working in her container garden, walking nature trails, and reenacting Broadway shows and musicals with her children.